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1978 Jersey 30 For Sale

Stock #179279 -
Sold

Boat Details

Year:
1978
Type:
Power
Brand:
Jersey
Category:
Pilothouse
Model:
30
Length (LOA):
30'
Beam:
11' 3"
Draft:
28"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
179279
Location:
Keyport, New Jersey
(near Middletown)
Status:
Sold
Reason for Selling:
Family Health
Engine Details
Count:
1
Year:
--
Brand:
John Deere
Model:
6.8L
Size:
225 hp
Hours:
3,700 (as of 5/10/2019)
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Recently Sold — Bedford, Mass

The 1978 Jersey 30 was repowered with a John Deere 6.8L combined with a ZF transmission and trolling valve.

The boat is a Documented Vessel and built as a commercial fishing boat.

Commercial hatch covers and three separate bilge pumps
Economical to run burning only 5 gallons per...more

1978 Jersey 30 Pilothouse in Keyport, New Jersey

Stock #179279

The 1978 Jersey 30 was repowered with a John Deere 6.8L combined with a ZF transmission and trolling valve.

The boat is a Documented Vessel and built as a commercial fishing boat.

Commercial hatch covers and three separate bilge pumps
Economical to run burning only 5 gallons per hour at cruise
Trolling value was installed 2017 which reduces forward idle speed from 3.5 knots to 1.1 knots.

The Jersey 30 was primarily used as an inshore 6-pack charter boat

Commercial grade Good Windlass installed 2012.

Designed with a full keel for running gear protection

Aluminum Pilothouse with dual cabin doors on port and starboard sides

New cabin heater installed in 2017. Runs off engine internal water cooling system

Advertisement is for vessel only. Trailer is not being offered for sale by POP Yachts.
Information On Condition

Hull and bottom painted spring 2019

Hull appeared to be in good condition for age. Bottom and running gear were not inspected.

Seller state the bottom is scheduled to be cleaned.

Rub rails and gunnels are in fair condition. Several areas have been reinforced with marine plywood.

The pilothouse is all aluminum including hard top. Paint is peeling throughout.

The windshield is glass with two panes cracked. Cabin doors galvanized diamond plate in fair condition.

John Deere 6.8L engine ran well during water trial. The boat has not been used since April 2018.

Electronics are operational

2017 Trolling Valve to ZF Transmission September 2019 New drive shaft and cutlass bearing installed and new circulation water pump.

Hull and bottom painted, Zincs for 2019 Season

Approximate boat location: Keyport, New Jersey


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Basic Details
Year:
1978
Type:
Power
Brand:
Jersey
Category:
Pilothouse
Model:
30
Length (LOA):
30'
Hours:
3,700
(as of 5/10/2019)
(avarage)
Stock #:
179279
Location:
Keyport, New Jersey
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Brand:
John Deere
Model:
6.8L
Hours:
3,700
(as of 5/10/2019)
(avarage)
Size:
225 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
75 gals
Propeller:
Bronze
Cruising Speed:
14 mph
Maximum Speed:
17 mph
Fuel Consump.:
5 gals/hour @ Cruise
Drive Brand:
ZF
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Fuel Filters:
Engine John Deere:
Heat Exchanger:
Rudder:
Strainer:
Stuffing Boxes:
Throttle/shift:
Bilge Pump:
3
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
30'
Beam:
11' 3"
Min. Draft:
28"
Weight:
12,000 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Radar Dome:
Spotlight:
Compass:
Masthead Light::
Navigation Lights:
VHF:
ICOM
Radar / GPS:
Furuno
Deck Features
Rocket Launchers:
Rod Holders:
Rub Rails:
Sea Cocks:
Spreader Lights:
Stanchions:
Steering Wheel:
Storage:
Windshield - Fixed:
Anchor:
Anchor Locker:
Anchor Rode:
Cleats - Fixed:
Hand Rails:
Hard Top:
Captain's Chair:
Gunnel Compartments:
Rod Storage:
Self Bailing Cockpit:
Tackle Storage:
Windlass:
Windshield Wipers:
Fish Boxes:
Transom
Hatch Covers:
Commercial
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Grab Rails:
ElectricalElec. Components
12 V DC Switches:
Alternator:
Battery Switch:
Fuel Gauge:
Horn:
Hour Meter:
Shore Power:
Tach:
Transducer:
Battery Charger:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
8
# Cabins:
1
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cuddy Cabin:
Head:
Porta Potty
Heat:
Engine
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Round
Exterior Color:
Huter Green
Interior Color:
White / Gray
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